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Bencic beats Pavlyuchenkova to win Kremlin Cup

MOSCOW -- Belinda Bencic recovered from a set down to beat Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 3-6, 6-1, 6-1 in the Kremlin Cup final on Sunday.Third-seeded Bencic broke Pavlyuchenkova in the Russian's first service game in both the second and third sets.Bencic...

After Solskjaer’s ’30 years’ claim, when will United next win the title?

The Toe Poke Daily is here every day to bring you all the weirdest stories, quirkiest viral content and top trolling that the internet has to offer, all in one place.Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer set the cat...

Who’s savage now? In this new rivalry, Astros own the Yankees

The demise of the New York Yankees can be traced to a conference room at the old Pfister Hotel in Milwaukee, where baseball's barons met in 2011 to realign divisions, expand the postseason and approve the $615 million sale...

League of Legends World Championship disappointment another lesson for Cody Sun

BERLIN -- Clutch Gaming AD carry Cody "Cody Sun" Sun has has learned a lot on his journey from Challenger Series player to playing at the League of Legends World Championship. His team's 0-6 exit from the tournament on...

‘We’re going to the World Series’: Altuve, Astros feast on the big moments

HOUSTON -- Adjacent to the smoky, boozy hazmat area that was the Houston Astros' clubhouse is a dining room of a culinarian's dreams. Walls of food, drink, anything to sate a player's appetite surround wooden tables. There are freshly...

Dejected Judge calls Yankees’ season ‘a failure’

HOUSTON -- One man's heaven can be another man's hell, as the New York Yankees might have learned in falling short once again in the American League Championship Series by losing to the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park.The...

Astros’ Pressly says he’ll be ready for Series

HOUSTON -- Houston Astros reliever Ryan Pressly said he expects to be ready for the World Series after right knee discomfort forced him from Game 6 of the ALCS on Saturday night.Pressly said the pain he experienced was due...

Astros eliminate Yankees to reach World Series

HOUSTON -- There were moments early in the ALCS when it felt like the Houston Astros were one play away from the precipice of oblivion. But the final moment belonged to Jose Altuve, and the Astros are American League...

No doubter: Altuve wins MVP after walkoff blast

Jose Altuve's walkoff home run sent the Houston Astros to the World Series on Saturday night and also clinched the AL Championship Series MVP for the veteran second baseman.Altuve's two-run shot with two outs in the ninth inning off...

Astros reliever Pressly (knee) exits Game 6

HOUSTON -- Houston Astros reliever Ryan Pressly left Game 6 of the American League Championship Series on Saturday night due to right knee discomfort.In the top of the third inning, Pressly fielded a comebacker off the bat of the...